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Ireland's manufacturing sector expanded robustly in July as lockdown restrictions to battle the coronavirus pandemic continued to ease, survey data from IHS Markit showed on Tuesday. The seasonally adjusted AIB factory Purchasing Managers' Index, or PMI, rose to 57.3 in July from 51.0 in June. This...

Turkey's manufacturing sector expanded in July at the fastest rate since February 2011, due to the recovery from the disruption caused by the Covid-19 pandemic, survey data from IHS Markit showed on Tuesday. The Istanbul Chamber of Industry Turkey manufacturing Purchasing Managers' Index, or PMI,...

Hungary's producer prices grew at a faster pace in June after easing in the previous month, figures from the Hungarian Central Statistical Office showed on Tuesday. The producer price index rose 3.1 percent year-on-year in June, after a 1.7 percent increase May. In April, prices rose 3.7 percent. The...

Euro area industrial producer prices increased for the first time in five months in June and at a faster than expected pace, even though economic activity remained damped by the Covid-19 containment measures in most of the countries in the EU, preliminary data from Eurostat showed on Tuesday. The...

Turkey's consumer price inflation eased in July and producer price inflation increased, figures from the Turkish Statistical Institute showed on Tuesday. The consumer prices index rose 11.76 percent year-on-year in July, following an 12.62 percent increase in June. Economists had expected a 12.10...

Romania's producer prices declined at a softer pace in June, data from the National Institute of Statistics showed on Tuesday. The producer price index declined 0.46 percent year-on-year in June, following a 2.01 percent decrease in May. Prices in the domestic market and non-domestic market decreased...

Spain's unemployment logged its biggest fall for the month of July since 1997, after the sharp increase in March and April 2020 amid the coronavirus pandemic, figures from the Ministry of Labor, Migration and Social Security showed on Tuesday. The number of registered unemployed decreased by 89,849...

Switzerland's consumer sentiment recovered from its slump in April after the relaxation of the measures to contain the coronavirus, survey data from the State Secretariat for Economic Affairs, or SECO, showed Tuesday. The consumer confidence index rose to -12 in July from a historic low of -39.3...

preview aug02 04aug20 Producer price data from euro area is due on Tuesday, headlining a light day for the European economic news. At 1.45 am ET, the State Secretariat for Economic Affairs is scheduled to issue Swiss consumer sentiment data for the third quarter. At 3.00 am ET, monthly unemployment data from Spain and producer prices from Hungary are due.

Sweden's manufacturing sector expanded for the first time in five months in July, survey data from Swedbank and the logistics association SILF showed on Monday. The Purchasing Managers' Index for the manufacturing sector increased to 51.0 in July from a revised 47.6 in June. Any reading above 50 indicates...

The Dutch manufacturing sector contracted at a softer rate in July, survey results from IHS Markit showed on Monday. The NEVI manufacturing Purchasing Managers' Index, or PMI, rose to 47.9 in July from 45.2 in June. Any reading below 50 indicates contraction in the sector. Though factory activity...

Switzerland's consumer prices declined for the sixth month in a row in July, though at a softer rate, data from the Federal Statistical Office showed on Monday. The consumer price index decreased 0.9 percent year-on-year in July, following a 1.3 percent decline in June. Economists had expected a 1.1...

Poland's manufacturing sector expanded for the first time in nearly two years, survey data from IHS Markit showed on Monday. The manufacturing Purchasing Managers' Index, or PMI, rose to 52.8 in July from 47.2 in June. Economists had forecast a score of 50.0. Any reading above 50 indicates expansion...

Russia's manufacturing sector contracted in July, albeit at a softer pace, as output grew for the second straight month, survey data from IHS Markit showed on Monday. The manufacturing Purchasing Managers' Index, or PMI, fell to 48.4 in July from 49.4 in June. Any reading below 50 indicates contraction...

The Czech Republic's manufacturing sector contracted at a slower pace in July, survey data from IHS Markit showed on Monday. The headline manufacturing Purchasing Managers' Index, or PMI, rose to 47.0 in July from 44.9 in June. The reading was the highest in 16 months. Any reading below 50 indicates...

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